Sep 25, 2023  
2017-2018 Graduate Catalog 
2017-2018 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Health Services Administration, M.H.A.

Degree Requirements

MHA - 45 semester credit hours are required. Students should contact their advisor to ensure courses are taken in the proper sequence.


12 semester credits of elective courses are to be defined by the student and the advisor, based on the student’s desired career goals and their concentration area.

Written Comprehensive Examination

All MHA students must complete and successfully pass a written comprehensive examination in the semester in which they intend to graduate. A student who fails the comprehensive examination may be allowed one retake of the exam. The student will be notified by the Program Coordinator and/or the student’s advisor if a retake is permitted. This retake cannot be completed until the next semester and will be comprised of new questions. If a student fails the retake of the examination, his/her degree candidacy will be terminated.


*Must be taken during the first full academic semester in program.

**Taken only one time after completing at least 30 semester credit hours and HSAD 5253 .

Students who have earned a bachelor’s degree, but who are not enrolled in the MHA program, may elect to complete the Health Services Administration Graduate Certificate  offered by the department.